JavaScript Development Part-Time

General Assembly
  • Awarded by
    General Assembly
  • Qualification
    Short Course
  • Study Mode
  • Course Cost
  • Duration
    10 weeks of 2-3 hour sessions 2 nights a week
  • Payment Option
    Payment planUpfront payment
  • Duration
    10 weeks of 2-3 hour sessions 2 nights a week
  • Start Date
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  • Location
  • Career Outcomes
    Software or Applications Programmer | Web Developer | Assistant Web Developer | View all

overviewCourse Overview

Build in-demand skills for the 21st-century workplace with this practical online JavaScript Development course from General Assembly.

A go-to language for coding for both web and mobile, JavaScript is one of the strongest tools a website engineer can have, and is yours to master in this practical and relevant online course.

Virtually every industry now requires the support of skilled professionals to create and manage websites, and with the practical skills learned in this course, you’ll be equipped to bring creative ideas to life and quickly grow your professional skillset.

In this course, you’ll master the fundamentals of the JavaScript language and object-oriented programming. You’ll learn how to use JavaScript both in the browser and on the command line, and will build your own single-page web app. Taught online by industry leaders, this course ensures you develop sought-after skills and put new knowledge into practice.

If you like solving problems have an idea to share and want to grow your career, this course could be your first step towards a rewarding and exciting career in web development.

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What you'll learnWhat You'll Learn

In this web development course, the subjects you may study include:

Unit 1: Fundamentals of JavaScript

  • Installfest
  • Working with JavaScript on the command line
  • Data types
  • Collections and loops
  • Functions and scope
  • Unit 1 project, slackbot

Unit 2: The browser and APIs

  • Objects and JSON
  • Intro to the DOM and jQuery
  • DOM and jQuery, continued
  • AJAX and APIs
  • Asynchronous JavaScript and callbacks
  • Unit 2 take-home project: API consuming app

Unit 3: Persisting data and advanced topics

  • Advanced APIs
  • Prototypical inheritance
  • This and anonymous functions
  • Intro to CRUD and Firebase
  • In-Class lab

Unit 4: Building and deploying your app

  • Deploying your app
  • Instructor/student choice
  • Lab time
  • Lab time
  • Final project presentations

Why study withWhy Study With General Assembly

Build your skills in some of today’s most in-demand industries with a course from General Assembly. They’ve got short courses in Digital Marketing, Data Analysis, Web Development, Programming and more, to give you the knowledge, confidence and competitive-edge to be ahead of your game and meet industry demands.

GA is equipped with a world-class team of subject matter experts, instructional designers and education product managers who continuously refresh content to ensure relevancy, so you know you’ll be at the top of your game with a General Assembly qualification!

General Assembly is all about equipping you with the right knowledge, tools and confidence to pursue a career you love.

General Assembly cares about your future and wants to help drive your career forward, which is why they developed an Immersive program to help you grow the right tools and strategies when it comes time to head into the workforce.

Where will it lead meWhere Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course, you will obtain a certificate of completion of the JavaScript Development Part-Time course from General Assembly. 

This qualification will enable you to demonstrate skills, abilities and experience in the in-demand field of web development, and may enable you to pursue new employment in a role relating to programming, web development, web design and digital management. 

After completing this course, you may choose to seek employment as a web developer, programmer or web designer, or take on responsibilities relating to digital strategy and decision-making.

  • Software or Applications Programmer
  • Web Developer
  • Assistant Web Developer
  • Web Programmer
  • IT Programmer
  • Programmer

How much will it costHow Much Will It Cost?

The fee for this course is $4,500.

General Assembly offers affordable payment options to help you start your studies sooner:

  • Make repayments through Study Loans
  • Or, pay your course fees upfront via credit card.
  • Make repayments through zipMoney

Pre-requisitesWhat You'll Need To Get In

To be eligible to study this course, applicants must have a basic knowledge of HTML and CSS. Graduates of General Assembly’s Front-End Web Development course will be well-prepared.

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